Keystone Welcomes “Suspended Iceberg” Installation
In March, Keystone Academy welcomed artist and art educator Terri Moore as the school’s Artist-in-Residence. She also unveiled her installation “Suspended Iceberg” in Keystone’s Performing Art Center. “Suspended Iceberg” captures the shifts and changes in our relationship with the environment, and explores the contrast of what is above and below the horizon.
CISB Holds First Charity Ball
On March 31, Canadian International School of Beijing (CISB) hosted its first Charity Ball and raised RMB 300,000 to support children from a mountainous area in Yunnan.
ISB Students Wow Crowds at Annual Grade 2 Circus
On March 15, International School of Beijing’s (ISB) Grade 2 pupils showed off their amazing juggling, pogoing, and balancing skills in their annual Grade 2 Circus.
The Seussical Musical at YCIS Beijing
The Yew Chung International School (YCIS) Beijing community thoroughly enjoyed the Seussical Musical on March 27, and congratulate the primary school actors and team on a fantastic performance!
2018 Harrow Ducker
On March 16, Harrow Beijing held the annual Harrow Ducker, a traditional running race that commemorates the contribution of John Lyon, the founder of Harrow School. All students and staff communities enjoyed a day of outdoor exercise together.
Easter Celebration at HoK
House of Knowledge Schools and Kindergartens (HoK) celebrated Easter with a fabulous Picnic and Sports Day in both Shunyi Campus and Chaoyang Park Campus on March 30.
BSB Primary Students Perform Robin and the Sherwood Hoodies
The British School of Beijing (BSB) Shunyi’s Primary students gave three performances of Robin and the Sherwood Hoodies in March. For many of the actors, it was their first time in a play! The production was a huge success, with all the students having fun and displaying great teamwork.
BSB Sanlitun Year 2 Performance Pirates Vs Mermaids
Year 2 students of The British School of Beijing (BSB), Sanlitun performed a musical production of Pirates Vs Mermaids on March 21, featuring Brave Pirates and Sassy Mermaids, a very Chatty Parrot, and a Mermaid-Eating Crocodile. All the children entertained the audience with singing, dancing, and acting.
Anything Goes at Dulwich College Beijing
The student cast and production team of Anything Goes at Dulwich College Beijing (DCB) thrilled the audience during the performance on March 22. From the stage set, to the music, the dancing, the acting, the risqué word play, the exuberance and the confidence, this was a musical of the highest quality.
WAB Presents: Les Misérables
Western Academy of Beijing’s (WAB) middle and high school students put on three stunning performances of the award-winning musical Les Misérables on March 29. The production was broadcast live online around the world and performed in front of three sold-out audiences on campus.
Reading with Visiting Author Julia Cook at JOY EL
JOY EL International Academy hosted a visit of the well-known children’s author Julia Cook to the school on March 20. Cook held lively presentations full of real-life examples and stories, that kept the students, parents, and teachers entertained and inspired.
MSB Hosts Annual Science & Exhibition Fair
The International Montessori School of Beijing (MSB) hosted its annual Science and Exhibition Fair on March 29. The activity encourages students to delve deep into concepts that arouse their curiosity, and provides students with an opportunity to investigate their favorite areas.
BCIS Celebrates Mother Tongue Week
“Mother Tongue Week”, which took place on April 10 this year, is a very special feature on the calendar of Beijing City International School (BCIS), reinforcing their China connections with the world. This annual tradition is a way to celebrate the presence of cultural and linguistic diversity at the school.
BWYA’s Around the World without Leaving the Classroom
Young learners at Beijing World Youth Academy’s (BWYA) Primary School campuses got a taste of international travel without having to leave their classrooms, thanks to the BWYA Enrichment Office and the parent volunteers who coordinated the annual International Day on March 23.
Easter Spring Fair at 3e
3e International School‘s Parent Council organized their annual Easter Spring Fair on March 24. Over 130 children enjoyed the warm spring weather with egg hunting, scavenger hunting, arts and crafts, and games, including the popular parent/child sack race!
Eduwings Open House Day Party
On March 17, Eduwings Kindergarten held an open house day party with a theme of “The United Colors of Eduwings.” Teachers prepared many fun colorful activities for the whole family. It was snowing when the party was held, which let the kids enjoy drawing under the snow.
AnRic Children Visit Equueus Horse Ranch
Children from AnRic Little Montessori Room visited Equuleus Horse Ranch on March 30. Children loved seeing the horses in the stables and enjoyed feeding them with carrots. Some of the kids even rode ponies.
Imagine Holds 4th Snowsports Competition in Chongli
On March 2-4, Imagine held its sixth annual International Schools Snowsports Championships China (ISSCC 2018) at Wanlong ski resort in Chongli. Canadian International School of Beijing (CISB) and Harrow Beijing won the Elementary Schools Trophy and Senior Schools Trophy respectively.
Photos: Courtesy of featured schools
This article appeared on p58-63 of beijingkids May 2018 issue